Generations United’s is seeking proposals for sessions about
issues affecting grandfamilies (kinship care) at our 2017
Global Intergenerational Conference, which will be taking
place in Milwaukee, Wisconsin next June. We seek proposals for educational sessions that will enhance the field’s
capacity to develop practices, programs, and policies that
benefit individuals of all ages, strengthen families, and
build more cohesive and caring communities throughout the world. One of the key topic areas is Grandfamilies & Kinship Care, and we have just announced a special pre-conference about issues affecting grandfamilies (details below). The extended deadline for proposals to present is October 31st.
Additional details are available on the conference website,
Just Announced: Grandfamilies Forum at Generations Remixed
Generations United is thrilled to announce that we are now offering a Grandfamilies Forum preconference at Generations
United’s 19th Global Intergenerational Conference next June 2017 in Milwaukee. The additional half day pre-conference that will take a deeper dive into issues related to grandparents and other relatives raising children. It will provide conference attendees with the latest updates in public policies affecting grandfamilies and learn about relevant evidence-based and promising programs across the country that are showing strong outcomes for children and caregivers in grandfamilies.
Learn more and register today!